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7 Relaxing Mother’s Day Activities in Washington, DC

Washington, DC overflows with rich history, historic monuments, significant memorials, and unique neighborhoods. To help celebrate Mother’s Day, DC provides abundant opportunities for fun and interesting activities. Treat your mother to a day of adventure, shopping, dining, and exploring.

Meet #UberAllStar winner Derrick

This March, #UberAllStar winner Derrick got to travel with the Washington Capitals and rock the red at their away game in Tampa, Florida! Thanks to the nominations from his riders, Derrick and his guest also stayed in the team hotel, and watched the game from a club level suite.

Use Your Caps Knowledge to Score Big

On Tuesday, April 11, use the promo code ROCKTHERED to request “CAPS Trivia” from 12-2pm for your chance to be picked up in an Uber with Caps announcer Wes Johnson and team mascot Slapshot. Wes will ask you a series of Caps questions for a shot at playoff tickets.

Neighborhood Spotlight: Ivy City

DC is made up of 131 officially recognized neighborhoods, each with its own story and sights. We’d want to show you some of them, like this northeast DC neighborhood – Ivy City, where there’s been a 325% increase in trips over the past year. For most of its existence, DC’s chief export has been politics. […]

Giving thanks to our UberEATS courier partners

This week marked the first anniversary of the UberEATS app launch in DC and to celebrate, we want to take a moment to recognize the amazing fleet of couriers that keep our business moving. Our mission – getting eaters the food they love at the convenience of Uber speed – wouldn’t be possible without the […]

DC, thank you for an incredible year

IT’S OUR BIRTHDAY WEEK! This Wednesday marks the first anniversary of the UberEATS app in DC – that’s 365 whole days where it’s been that much easier to get full menu delivery from your favorite local restaurants. To commemorate what a wonderful year it’s been, we’ve planned a weeklong ceremony of special shoutouts to honor a […]

5 places to see the cherry blossoms in Washington, DC

With its stately architecture and sweeping boulevards, the nation’s capital is a photogenic city any time of year. But between March and April, when thousands upon thousands of cherry trees burst into bloom, Washington, DC takes on a particularly alluring blush-colored hue. The occasion is so striking that roughly a million visitors grab their cameras […]

Celebrating International Women’s Day in Washington, D.C. with the Family

Look beyond the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial and you’ll find that Washington D.C. is one of the best places to teach your kids about the contributions of women to American history. Many of these sights and museums are located downtown and around the National Mall, an area well-served by Uber in Washington D.C., making […]

Neighborhood Spotlight: Brookland

An ocean away from Italy lies Brookland, sometimes referred to as “Little Rome.” While you won’t find a Colosseum or Pantheon there, you will find plenty of evidence as to how this northeast DC neighborhood got its nickname. Let’s take a look at what makes Brookland well worth exploring (besides the fact that it’s about […]

Meet #UberAllStar winners Christopher and Ebony

This February, we named 2 new #UberAllStar winners—Christopher and Ebony. DC’s riders had nothing but love for the great work these #UberAllStars are doing on the road, and how they go above and beyond to provide the best possible trip experience. As our February winners, Christopher and Ebony enjoyed VIP treatment at a Washington Wizards and Washington Capitals game, respectively.